Cost Accountant in Shreveport, LA at Welbilt

Date Posted: 9/21/2018

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Job Description

We’re looking for a driven, energetic, and motivated “go-getter” in search of a meaningful career in the world of Finance.  Don’t delay – jumpstart your career with Welbilt Incorporated today!   This position will be responsible for day to day costing activities, including standard cost roll-up, material and labor variances analysis, inventory transaction monitoring, cycle count, PCO, account reconciliation, month end closing, as well as annual costing activities, including inventory count, standard cost set-up.   Job Responsibilities
  • Set up standard cost for new items, review and approve PCO (product change order) for financial side, and maintain accuracy of costing BOM. Perform annual review for standard cost roll-up
  • Serve as a strategic partner to the business providing value added financial analysis
  • Monitor daily inventory transactions to ensure accuracy of standard costs.
  • Monitor cycle count process and transactions for completion percentage.
  • Prepare general ledger account reconciliations related to inventory account. Maintain Excess &Obsolete model and verify inventory items for write-off.
  • Month end closing to prepare and enter journal entries, prepare month end report, including Opex, PCTO & lean, and variances report.
  • Responsible for annual inventory count and variances analysis
  • Support other functions in finance team, such as maintaining transfer price
  • Other duties as assigned from time to time

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance; with a minimum of five years of Accounting/Finance experience required.
  • Manufacturing background preferred with a heavy emphasis in cost accounting
  • Must have working knowledge of an ERP system.  Should have knowledge of Word Processing software, Spreadsheet software, Internet software; Order processing systems and Manufacturing software (Microsoft Office, and QAD)
  • The successful candidate must possess good verbal and written communications skills and be able to function as part of multiple teams in a fast paced and multi-task-oriented environment.  Must be highly organized and comfortable working with tight deadlines.  Must be detail oriented.
  • This position will interact with internal contacts in Operations, Materials, Engineering, Purchasing, and Sales.
Welbilt is an equal opportunity employer which values diversity in the workplace.    •Frymaster, in Shreveport, Louisiana- manufactures and markets a complete line of Frying, Combi Ovens, and Hot Holding foodservice equipment for restaurants, hotels and institutions.  The facility in Shreveport is a division of Welbilt, Inc. 


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